Monthly Archives: February 2007

Where you are

Here is a snapshot of a few places some of you readers are.
San Diego, California Helsinki, Southern Finland Los Angeles, California Spokane, Washington Osasco, Sao Paulo Davis, California … Continue reading

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PODCAzT

I tried my hand at a podcast.
Wait… I can hear it now…
"But Father, But Father!", one of you will no doubt exclaim, "Why on earth did you…."
You should know a few things.
First, I have no idea what I … Continue reading

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PODCAzT 01: Augustine on Psalm 61

A few days ago I posted a link to an mp3 of a reading of part of a sermon by St. Leo the Great. I got a lot of mail about that. So, I thought I would … Continue reading

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1st Sunday of Lent

HEBDOMADA PRIMA IN QUADRAGESIMA – 1st WEEK OF LENT
5) Dominica I in Quadragesima – 1st Sunday of Lent a) Collect (article from 2001) b) Super oblata (article from … Continue reading

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Good obituary essay on Fr. Robert Drinan, SJ

Sometimes one person an make a big difference.  His influence though subtle at the moment can begin a trend or influence future events for good or evil.
Fr. Robert F. Drinan, SJ, died recently.  It may be that younger people don’t … Continue reading

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WDTPRS is moving

We are moving.   No, our address is not changing.
The blog has been on a server with a remote mysql service which created some instability problems.
This should take place pretty soon.  I don’t think we will have any significant downtime.

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Caption opportunity

 
 

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My favorite from 22 February … so far

Yesterday’s favorite so far, though I haven’t really looked at all of them yet.

The uncompressed version sucks the oxygen out of the room.

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Saturday after Ash Wednesday: Super Oblata

We continue our Lenten journey through the prayers of Holy Mass with today’s
SUPER OBLATA:Suscipe, quaesumus, Domine,sacrificium placationis et laudis,et praesta, ut, huius operatione mundati,beneplacitum tibi nostrae mentis offeramus affectum.
This prayer had its forerunner in the ancient Gelasian Sacramentary for feria … Continue reading

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Friday after Ash Wednesday: Super Oblata

We continue our Lenten journey through the prayers of Holy Mass with today’s
SUPER OBLATA: Sacrificium, Domine, observantiae quadragesimalis offerimus, quod tibi, quaesumus, mentes nostras reddat acceptas, et continentiae promptioris nobis tribuat facultatem.
Both the grand Lewis and Short as well as … Continue reading

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